May 04, In the Vedas, Vishnu is the name of a minor god, who is younger brother of Indra, and is known for the three steps he took to span the world.
But did you know that there are actual Gods in there? There are actually living, breathing Gods that stand by the other heroes sometimes and try to protect the earth from upcoming threats. We have the Asgardians that Thor is a member of. And then we have the Hindu Pantheon, a lesser known and not a very well established group of Gods within the comic book universe of both Marvel and DC that is extremely powerful and is yet to make its mark.
Want to know more?? In Marvel Comics, his history might be a bit too murky and controversial. Indra is considered the most powerful Warrior God of his respective Pantheon.
When Thor battled Shiva and easily defeated him, a severe backlash from Hindu readers led Marvel comics to change that story into Indra posing as Shiva in the battle. Indra has made several appearances in later issues like Chaos War. Shiva Shiva is next on the list because he is closely associated to the previous entry.
Shiva is one of the three Skyfathers that lead the Hindu Pantheon. When Asgard was destroyed, it was Thor that tried to convince the Hindu Pantheon to give up a part of their essence to help the Asgardian race could be reborn.
Shiva was the only one who refused. Vishnu Vishnu is the leader of the Hindu Pantheon. The Council of Godheads, which has three members, includes Odin and Zeus, has Vishnu as its third member. Lord Vishnu is the ruler of Vaikunth in the Marvel universe and was part of the team of Gods that tried to fight the Celestial Host before he could destroy the whole planet.
Maya Maya is a Hindu teenage superhero hailing from the Indian subcontinent. She was just a child when she first manifested her elemental powers. Maya can project a fire-based bow that could help her shoot fire based projectiles.
On later issues, Maya also gained the ability to create and manipulate water based projectiles.
Brahma Brahma is the Hindu God of Knowledge. He is one of the three chieftains of the Hindu Pantheon. He is a part of the Devas. Brahma being a chief figure of the Devas is a level above most.
He has both the brawn and the brains to back him up. He has several godlike abilities but his most prominent one is his ability to get into a rage mode which vastly increases his already extreme levels of attributes. She is also the Goddess that grants Boston Brandt his powers. She knows whatever was, is or will ever happen.
Indra has the ability to manifest armour that grants him superhuman durability and extreme levels of strength.
They failed to turn him to the Dark Side. Ahriman would later join hands with the Titan Cronus to overthrow the Hindu Pantheon.
He was defeated by the combined efforts of Lord Rama and Wonder Woman. Skanda has all the typical attributes of a Hindu God of his calibre. Skanda can fly, lift tons of weight and is extremely fast, durable and resistant to all form of poison and injury.
Skanda holds a deep grudge against Doctor Doom and his family. Ganesh has the head of an elephant and the body of a human being. Kobra Kobra is the name shared by a pair of twin brothers separately. Jeffrey was killed by Black Adam. Do I really look like a guy with a plan?
You know what I am?The festivals mainly celebrate events from Hindu mythology, changes in season, changes in Solar System. Different sects celebrate different festivals but festivals like Diwali, Holi, Shivratri, Raksha Bandhan, Janamashtmi etc are celebrated by the majority of Hindus.
History Periodisation. Hinduism. Apr 25, · Suhag Shukla knows that’s how some people outside Hinduism see her religion. As the head of the Hindu American Foundation, Shukla, 42, clarifies misconceptions all the time.
Hinduism is ancient, though there is no specific date for when it was formed. The name is a Sanskrit word; Hinduism and. a project report on “application of mythology in modern indian management practices” submitted by: anupriy kanti for the degree of the bachelor of management studies university of mumbai under the guidance of prof.
in Hindu mythology in its variety, its richness, its reversals, and its play (lı¯la¯). As a handbook for the general reader, a number of decisions have been made about.
Books shelved as indian-mythology: The Palace of Illusions by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni, The Oath of the Vayuputras by Amish Tripathi, The Secret of the.
Books on Indian Mythology - Nonfiction, Fiction, anything.
It need not be based only on Hindu mythology, it can belong to any religion but the story must be based in India.